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A wealth of creative talent puts a face on leading consumer brands such as Pampers, Reese's and AT&T. With companies like Powerhouse Factories, LPK, Landor, Sanger & Eby, LPK, Brandimage and Brandstorm (a division of Cincinnati's largest advertising agency, Northlich), Cincinnati provides the creative force behind many well-known consumer products and cutting-edge projects.

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Local architect dishes on downtown restaurant design

Don Beck has designed some of Cincinnati's most eye-catching restaurants and bars, from Kaze to Nada to The Righteous Room. The local architect shares his insights on setting the stage for Cincinnati hotspots.

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My Soapbox: Kurt Platte, OTR architect and designer

Because of his extensive work in the neighborhood, local architect Kurt Platte could be considered the architect of the "new Over-the-Rhine." His eponymous firm, Platte Architecture + Design, is located in the heart of OTR just blocks away from many of the projects he's completed over the last decade.

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25 most iconic Cincy companies captured in video

Starting with Graeter's, local animation firm Flaming Medusa Studios will tell the stories of 25 celebrated Cincinnati companies in its new series of animated videos, dubbed the Queen City Chronicles.

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For startups, money changes everything

Making Cincinnati a place where entrepreneurial dreams are realized is the goal of seed-stage funders like CincyTech, the Brandery and Cintrifuse when they match startups with crucial investment dollars. Financial backing and venture capital hookups from these organizations helped local startup Ahalogy become a wildly successful Pinterest marketing agency.

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Accelerators vs. Incubators: Cincinnati's red hot startup scene

As Cincinnati grows into one of the nation’s premier technology startup hubs, accelerators and incubators have become an important part of the business landscape. But what’s the difference, who are the key players, and how do they serve the business community?
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Artworks: Empowering Creatives

Learn about Artworks' wide-reaching impact and hear from the people involved with the organization's creative projects.

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A mural takes flight

In 1914, Martha, the planet's last passenger pigeon, died at the Cincinnati Zoo. Watch as ArtWorks turns John A. Ruthven's original painting of Martha and her flock, a masterpiece by the 20th Century Audubon, into a public mural.

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Powerhouse Live: Royal Teeth

Newport-based print shop and brand-building agency Powerhouse Factories released its first Powerhouse Factories Live session of the year last week, featuring Louisiana band Royal Teeth performing a stripped down version of their unreleased song "Rich."

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CoSign 2013

With their sights set on critical mass and creating the impact needed to make a project like CoSign a truly replicable process, the minds at the Carol Ann and Ralph V. Haile/US Bank Foundation and the American Sign Museum decided they had a job to finish in Northside. A second installation of nine additional signs was once again introduced on Black Friday of 2013 to the already existing signage from 2012’s first ever CoSign initiative. And, boy, did it leave a mark.

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Watch handpainted mural for new OTR beer shop come to life

Check out the process from start to finish as Neltner Small Batch creates a 14-by-24-foot handpainted mural for HalfCut, a new craft beer carry-out opening in Over-the-Rhine this month.
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John Hauer, 3DLT

John Hauer, 3DLT

City: Covington

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Bertie Ray III, Switch

City: Over-the-Rhine

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